The characters backstories are complex and moving, and the unpredictability of the disease will break readers hearts Teens will clamor to read this before the film version releases in MarchBooklist November , Soon to be a major motion picture starring Cole Sprouse and Haley Lu Richardson in MarchIn this moving story thats perfect for fans of John Greens The Fault in Our Stars, two teens fall in love with just one minor complicationthey cant get within a few feet of each other without risking their lives Can you love someone you can never touchStella Grant likes to be in controleven though her totally out of control lungs have sent her in and out of the hospital most of her life At this point, what Stella needs to control most is keeping herself away from anyone or anything that might pass along an infection and jeopardize the possibility of a lung transplant Six feet apart No exceptions The only thing Will Newman wants to be in control of is getting out of this hospital He couldnt care less about his treatments, or a fancy new clinical drug trial Soon, hell turn eighteen and then hell be able to unplug all these machines and actually go see the world, not just its hospitals Wills exactly what Stella needs to stay away from If he so much as breathes on Stella she could lose her spot on the transplant list Either one of them could die The only way to stay alive is to stay apart But suddenly six feet doesnt feel like safety It feels like punishment What if they could steal back just a little bit of the space their broken lungs have stolen from them Would five feet apart really be so dangerous if it stops their hearts from breaking too